News: Government

Chinese cinema sees box office records broken

China’s cinema industry has enjoyed a record year with box office takings having now passed the symbolic landmark of RMB50 billion (US$7.5 billion). More than 1.45 million tickets…

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Nov 23, 2017 Entertainment / Government /


Rising cost fears lead to review of Christchurch Metro sports facility plans

The New Zealand Government has ordered an urgent review of plans for Christchurch’s new Metro Sports facility amid concern that the project’s $217 million budget could blow out…

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Nov 22, 2017 Aquatics / Design / Finance / Government / Sport /


Federal Government releases new movement guidelines for children

The Australian Government has today released new movement guidelines to help parents and carers create healthy daily practices for babies and young children. With a major emphasis on…

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Nov 21, 2017 Government / Play / Recreation / Wellness /


Victorian Government offers more life-saving defibrillators for sports clubs

The Victorian Government has opened the fourth round of its Defibrillators for Sporting Clubs and Facilities Program, offering Victorian sports clubs another chance to apply for a new…

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Nov 21, 2017 Government / Recreation / Sport / Wellness /


Monkey Mia tourism to benefit from Federal infrastructure boost

Popular tourist destination Western Australian tourism destination Monkey Mia is to receive Federal Government funding to enhance its visitor facilities, experiences and tourism…

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Nov 21, 2017 Environment / Government / Tourism /


Victorian Government provides $8.2 million backing for Puffing Billy

Dandenong Ranges attraction Puffing Billy is to benefit from a $8.2 million Victorian Government funding package that aims to boost visitor numbers to the region. The popular…

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Nov 17, 2017 Attractions / Environment / Government / Tourism /


Australian Government begins ticket scalping consultation

A nationwide consultation process to combat ticket scalping and protect Australian concert-goers and live sport lovers has been announced by Federal Small Business Minister Michael…

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Nov 17, 2017 Entertainment / Government / Legal / Sport / Ticketing /


Live Performance Australia calls on Australian Parliament to act on marriage equality

Following today's announcement that Australians have voted in support of marriage equality and Live Performance Australia (LPA) has called on the Federal Parliament to legislate for…

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Nov 15, 2017 Culture / Entertainment / Government / Venues /


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